Mammalia - Acreodi - Mesonychidae
Alternative combination: Mesonyx uintensis
Full reference: W. B. Scott. 1888. On some new and little know creodonts. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 9:155-185
Belongs to Harpagolestes according to R. M. West 1981
See also Gustafson 1986, Hay 1902, Peterson 1919, Scott 1888, Szalay and Gould 1966 and Thorpe 1923
Sister taxa: Harpagolestes brevipes, Harpagolestes immanis, Harpagolestes koreanicus, Harpagolestes leei, Harpagolestes leotensis, Harpagolestes macrocephalus, Harpagolestes orientalis
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore
• Eocene of United States (4: Oregon, Texas, Utah collections)
Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence
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